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Blood Clot After Tooth Extraction – Is My Socket Healing Normally?

May 15, 2023142 Views

It may seem like your dental troubles will end once you have undergone a tooth extraction procedure, but complications can still occur after your tooth has been removed. However, over time, your body will get to work on healing this empty socket during the following days. One significant sign of a healthy tooth extraction site is a normal blood clot. But what does a blood clot after tooth extraction look like?

The Secret Behind the Dental Implant Hype: How Do They Really Work?

Apr 30, 2023320 Views

Do you have one or more missing teeth? Advancements in dentistry have made it possible to enhance and restore your smile with durable options. Dental implants, too, are among the permanent tooth replacement options. So, if you're eligible, your oral surgeon will recommend tooth implants to fix your smile. But how do dental implants work?

Root Canal on Crowned Tooth — What’s the Deal?

Apr 15, 2023253 Views

Root canals get a bad rep when, in reality, they help restore a damaged tooth and save it from tooth extraction. So if an infection, injury, or decay strikes your tooth, your endodontist might be able to rescue it with the help of a root canal procedure.

The Road to Recovery: Navigating Tooth Extraction Healing Time

Mar 30, 2023399 Views

Despite the rumors, tooth extraction is not as bad as it is perceived. In fact, removing a tooth is actually beneficial if you have severe decay or damage. However, your dental troubles are not over once the extraction procedure is performed — you will need to remain mindful of the tooth extraction healing. But how long does a tooth extraction take to heal?

Symptoms to Know When a Damaged Filling is a Dental Emergency

Mar 28, 2023168 Views

Having a broken filling can be a bothersome experience. While it may not seem like an emergency, it is crucial to seek dental care promptly. If left untreated, tooth decay may develop in the uncovered area, leading to oral problems and negatively affecting overall dental health.

Why Smoking After Tooth Extraction is a Big No-No

Mar 15, 2023410 Views

Smoking after a tooth extraction procedure is not exactly the best idea. Hence, you should steer clear of smoking for at least 72 hours following your tooth removal. Smoking is among the top factors that lead to the need to pull a tooth. In this blog, we will talk about what happens if you smoke after tooth extraction and when you can continue doing so.


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